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SEP
21

Kids Create: Lanyard

Thu, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

kids Teens Tweens Lanyard

Kids, Tweens & Teens Come have fun making lanyard keychains or bracelets.


SEP
22

Build with Duplo: LEGOS & TOYS

Fri, Sep 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

toddlers babies DUPLOS toys

Duplo-Lego & Toys program for toddlers &  preschoolers. Come have fun

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Sep 22   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

RIF Reading Books kids

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Teen Tech Time: LEGO ROBOTICS

Fri, Sep 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Legos Robotics Dasny mindstorm

Take LEGO to the next level with MINDSTORM. Mindstorm robots are Lego creations that can be programmed to perform different activities. That's right, you can build and program your own robot with Legos!

Game on! Ping-Pong & Air Hockey!

Fri, Sep 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

kids Ping Pong Air Hockey kids

Table-top games: Ping-Pong & Air Hockey!

Improve hand-eye coordination!

Play, compete, & have fun!


SEP
23

Build with LEGO:IMAGINE,BUILD PLAY

Sat, Sep 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

lego duplo kids

Join us for an afternoon of LEGO and Mega Block fun!.Imagine, Create & Discover . Ages 6-12

Saturday Storytime:Preschool

Sat, Sep 23   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

storytime kids Family picturebooks

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends! Ages 3 to 5 years

Runny Babbit, the lovable star of Shel Silverstein’s!!!Shelebration® Saturday!

Sat, Sep 23   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Bunny Rabbit poem Shel Silverstein Read Aloud

Join us for an afternoon of family fun!!!

Play Runny Babbit-inspired word games

Create a group poem

Make rabbit ears (craft)

Read a Shel Silverstein poem


SEP
25

Adult E-Reader Workshop

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adult e-reader Dasny tablet

In this workshop you will learn to set-up and download e-books & audio-books from the Brooklyn Public  Library’s digital collection. Bring your e-reader device and join us at Gerritsen Beach Library

Book Discussion: The Roanoke Girls

Mon, Sep 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

book club book discussion Adults Older Adults

“Roanoke girls never last long around here. In the end, we either run or we die.”
 
After her mother's suicide, fifteen year-old Lane Roanoke came to live with her grandparents and fireball cousin, Allegra, on their vast estate...

Book Cover

SEP
26

Mixed Media: Quilting

Tue, Sep 26   2:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Quilting Older Adults Adults summer reading

Learn to Quilt Share Quilting Ideas Bring Your Own Materials For Adults

SEP
27

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Sep 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

babies Books toddlers storytime

 Babies, Toddlers & Moms:Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs and fingerplays with playtime afterward.

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Sep 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

coloring Adults

Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

Adult Coloring

Featured Film: Zookeeper's Wife

Wed, Sep 27   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

cinema Movies Adult Older Adults

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

About the film: The Zookeeper's Wife tells the account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the...

Movie Projector

Kids Tech Time: LittleBits

Wed, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

kids invention littlebits tech

Inspiring young minds to test ideas using electronic building blocks. LittleBits creating inventions large & small.


SEP
28

kids Create: Drawing& Coloring

Thu, Sep 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

kids coloring drawing

Kids come Draw & Color with us at Gerritsen Beach Library. We will provide drawing paper to draw  and fun coloring pages to  color. All ages welcome


SEP
29

Build with Duplo: LEGOS & TOYS

Fri, Sep 29   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

toddlers babies DUPLOS toys

Duplo-Lego & Toys program for toddlers &  preschoolers. Come have fun

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Sep 29   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

RIF Reading Books kids

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Teen Tech Time: LEGO ROBOTICS

Fri, Sep 29   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Legos Robotics Dasny mindstorm

Take LEGO to the next level with MINDSTORM. Mindstorm robots are Lego creations that can be programmed to perform different activities. That's right, you can build and program your own robot with Legos!

Game on! Ping-Pong & Air Hockey!

Fri, Sep 29   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

kids Ping Pong Air Hockey kids

Table-top games: Ping-Pong & Air Hockey!

Improve hand-eye coordination!

Play, compete, & have fun!


SEP
30

Build with LEGO:IMAGINE,BUILD PLAY

Sat, Sep 30   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

lego duplo kids

Join us for an afternoon of LEGO and Mega Block fun!.Imagine, Create & Discover . Ages 6-12

Saturday Storytime:Preschool

Sat, Sep 30   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

storytime kids Family picturebooks

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends! Ages 3 to 5 years


OCT
2

Adult E-Reader Workshop

Mon, Oct 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adult e-reader Dasny tablet

In this workshop you will learn to set-up and download e-books & audio-books from the Brooklyn Public  Library’s digital collection. Bring your e-reader device and join us at Gerritsen Beach Library


OCT
4

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Oct 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

coloring Adults

Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

Adult Coloring

Featured Film: Beauty and the Beast

Wed, Oct 4   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

cinema Movies Adult Older Adults

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

About the film: An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love.

 

Movie Projector

OCT
6

Build with Duplo: LEGOS & TOYS

Fri, Oct 6   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

toddlers babies DUPLOS toys

Duplo-Lego & Toys program for toddlers &  preschoolers. Come have fun

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Oct 6   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

RIF Reading Books kids

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Game on! Ping-Pong & Air Hockey!

Fri, Oct 6   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

kids Ping Pong Air Hockey kids

Table-top games: Ping-Pong & Air Hockey!

Improve hand-eye coordination!

Play, compete, & have fun!


OCT
7

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Ready Set Kindergarten Early Literacy family storytime science

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Take Home A Free Tree at Gerritsen Beach Library

Sat, Oct 7   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

New York Restoration Project continues to partner with community organizations throughout the five boroughs to give away hundreds of free trees to New Yorkers during the spring and fall seasons. With the help of more than 100 community...

Build with LEGO:IMAGINE,BUILD PLAY

Sat, Oct 7   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

lego duplo kids

Join us for an afternoon of LEGO and Mega Block fun!.Imagine, Create & Discover . Ages 6-12

Saturday Storytime:Preschool

Sat, Oct 7   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

storytime kids Family picturebooks

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends! Ages 3 to 5 years


OCT
11

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Oct 11   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

coloring Adults

Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

Adult Coloring

Featured Film: Snatched

Wed, Oct 11   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

cinema Movies Adult Older Adults

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

When her boyfriend dumps her before their exotic vacation, a young woman persuades her ultra-cautious mother to travel with her to paradise, with unexpected results....

Movie Projector

OCT
12

Kids Create: Halloween Masks

Thu, Oct 12   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Halloween Activities Masks costumes DIY

Come to the Gerritsen Beach Library to make your own Halloween costume! We've got plenty of arts and crafts to help you make masks and accessories. Instead of buying a costume this year try something fun and creative by making your own! 


OCT
13

Build with Duplo: LEGOS & TOYS

Fri, Oct 13   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

toddlers babies DUPLOS toys

Duplo-Lego & Toys program for toddlers &  preschoolers. Come have fun

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

RIF Reading Books kids

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Game on! Ping-Pong & Air Hockey!

Fri, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

kids Ping Pong Air Hockey kids

Table-top games: Ping-Pong & Air Hockey!

Improve hand-eye coordination!

Play, compete, & have fun!

Kids Tech Time: LittleBits

Fri, Oct 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

kids invention littlebits tech

Inspiring young minds to test ideas using electronic building blocks. LittleBits creating inventions large & small.


OCT
14

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Ready Set Kindergarten Early Literacy family storytime science

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Build with LEGO:IMAGINE,BUILD PLAY

Sat, Oct 14   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

lego duplo kids

Join us for an afternoon of LEGO and Mega Block fun!.Imagine, Create & Discover . Ages 6-12

Saturday Storytime:Preschool

Sat, Oct 14   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

storytime kids Family picturebooks

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends! Ages 3 to 5 years


OCT
18

Coloring for Adults!

Wed, Oct 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

coloring Adults

Free Adult Coloring Pages!

Various Themes, Difficulty Levels & Styles.

The perfect anti-stress activity for you!

Adult Coloring

Featured Film: In the Heart of the Sea

Wed, Oct 18   3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

cinema Movies Adult Older Adults

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

A recounting of a New England whaling ship's sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick.

 

Movie Projector

OCT
20

Build with Duplo: LEGOS & TOYS

Fri, Oct 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

toddlers babies DUPLOS toys

Duplo-Lego & Toys program for toddlers &  preschoolers. Come have fun

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

RIF Reading Books kids

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Game on! Ping-Pong & Air Hockey!

Fri, Oct 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

kids Ping Pong Air Hockey kids

Table-top games: Ping-Pong & Air Hockey!

Improve hand-eye coordination!

Play, compete, & have fun!

Kids Tech Time: LittleBits

Fri, Oct 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

kids invention littlebits tech

Inspiring young minds to test ideas using electronic building blocks. LittleBits creating inventions large & small.


OCT
21

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Ready Set Kindergarten Early Literacy family storytime science

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Build with LEGO:IMAGINE,BUILD PLAY

Sat, Oct 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

lego duplo kids

Join us for an afternoon of LEGO and Mega Block fun!.Imagine, Create & Discover . Ages 6-12